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Turkey Kurdish wedding bomber 'may not have been child'

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 18:53
Turkey backtracks on an earlier statement which identified a suicide bomber who attacked a Kurdish wedding killing 54 people as a child.
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BBC finds lone child migrants on Italy's streets

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 18:49
Around 15,000 unaccompanied minors have arrived in Italy this year alone, double the number from last year. Chris Buckler reports from the port of Catania in Sicily.
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Ryan Lochte: Speedo and Ralph Lauren end sponsorship

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 18:37
The swimwear manufacturer Speedo and fashion label Ralph Lauren are dropping their sponsorship of the disgraced US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte.
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Strictly Come Dancing: Greg Rutherford, Lesley Joseph and Tameka Empson to compete

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 18:30
Long jump star Greg Rutherford, actress Lesley Joseph and EastEnders actress Tameka Empson complete this year's Strictly Come Dancing line-up.
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Android 7.0 Nougat released by Google

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 17:59
Google rolls out a new version of Android that allows mobile devices to run two apps simultaneously on the same screen.
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The Tragically Hip play farewell gig

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 17:44
Canadian band The Tragically Hip have played an emotional farewell gig, after lead singer Gord Downie was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.
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Iraqi police apprehend boy in explosive vest

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 17:44
An Iraqi TV station has aired footage showing a police officer removing an explosive vest from boy, reportedly in Kirkuk on Sunday.
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Germans told to stockpile food and water for civil defence

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 17:38
Germans are advised to stock up on food and water, Cold War-style, but some call it scaremongering.
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'More Rio medal winners were state-school educated'

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 17:01
Medal-winning members of Team GB were more likely to have been state school educated, says an education charity.
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Wrong flag repeat angers Chinese

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 16:52
Chinese fans mystified how incorrect flag resurfaces during the medal ceremony for the nation's final gold.
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May 'won't ditch elected mayors plan'

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 16:36
Former Deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine dismisses reports Theresa May could "kill off" George Osborne's elected mayor project.
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Extremists to be put in special prison units

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:55
Extremist prisoners who "seek to poison the minds of others" will be put in special units in England and Wales, Justice Secretary Liz Truss says.
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Ethiopia 'hero' runner gets asylum donations after Oromo protest sign

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:43
A crowd-funding campaign raises more than $40,000 to help Ethiopia's Olympic marathon medallist seek asylum after his anti-government protest.
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Rio Olympics 2016: Team GB medal haul makes them a 'superpower of sport'

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:43
Britain's Rio medal haul makes them a "superpower of Olympic sport", says UK Sport chief executive Liz Nicholl.
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Teenage girls: Mental well-being 'worsening'

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:41
The mental well-being of teenage girls in England has worsened in recent years, says research for the Department for Education.
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Turkey suicide bomb victims 'mostly children'

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:40
Most victims of the suicide bombing at a Kurdish wedding party in the Turkish city of Gaziantep were children, media reports say.
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Briton 'dies defusing Islamic State bomb' in Iraq

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:10
A British citizen has been killed in Iraq trying to defuse a bomb left by the so-called Islamic State group, US contractor Janus says.
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Penguin inspects King of Norway’s Guard

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:05
A penguin at Edinburgh Zoo inspects the King of Norway's Guard for whom is mascot.
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Pakistan named number one Test team for first time after India draw with West Indies

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 14:58
Pakistan become the number one Test team for the first time since the rankings were introduced in 2003.
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Lecturer admits killing wife in 'stabbing frenzy' as children slept

BBC News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 14:37
A college lecturer admits killing his wife in "a stabbing frenzy" after wrongly believing he was not the father of their two children.
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